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A View from the Top: Adam Lashinsky, author of an upcoming exposé on Uber and Travis Kalanick

All the ghastly things you hear about Travis Kalanick are true, if Adam Lashinsky is to be believed. The <i>Fortune</i> magazine journalist paints a portrait …

Intel’s R&D center has a touchscreen vending machine that dispenses computer parts

IT on the go<p>There are all sorts of vending machines out there in the world (just browse r/vendingmachineporn for a glimpse) but this particular one in Intel’s research and development center seems particularly geeky and endearing. Reddit user Glumbot says a friend spotted the machine inside Intel’s …

Employment

Apple patents a way to eject water from iPhones using sound

Your next iPhone may be able to spit out water using sound.<p>Apple's latest patent, published on Thursday details a mechanism to essentially blast out …

One-Skillet Dinners That Keep Dishwashing to a Minimum

Steak. Chicken. Squash. It's all coming together in just one cast-iron skillet.<p>Unfortunate facts of life: You can't drink an after-dinner beer on your back porch when you're inside scrubbing cutting boards, skillets, plates, and sheet trays at the sink.<p>That's why senior food editor <b>Claire Saffitz</b> …

The Casinos Of EVE Online Are Being Rumbled

The gambling dens and casinos of EVE Online are being shut down in a sweep of bans by developers CCP. This is because the game’s new terms of service …

PC Gaming

Leaked emails show Clinton campaign used Apple’s logo for inspiration

Virtually every smartphone maker has been accused of copying Apple’s design at some point or another, but now you can make a bizarre addition to the …

Government

Merrill Lynch Sees Multibillion Dollar Opportunity for NVIDIA Corp. (NASDAQ:NVDA) in Deep Learning

NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)’s head of accelerated computing was hosted by Merrill Lynch, Bank of America held research firm, for a meeting …

Artificial Intelligence

Small talk should be banned - here's why

What is your relationship with God? What is something you fear in life? These may be great topics for conversations, but we rarely tackle such meaty …

Facebook bought a small startup to help it quickly build hardware

Facebook just bought a startup to help it quickly build and prototype hardware.<p>The small team behind Nascent Objects will join the secretive Facebook hardware lab known as Building 8 for an undisclosed sum, both companies announced on Monday. Recode first reported the news.<p>Nascent Objects owns a …

Mark Zuckerberg

8 Secrets of Great Communicators

Great communication skills are a powerful tool to have in your arsenal. Here are eight proven strategies that will improve yours today.<p>When it comes to communication, we all tend to think we're pretty good at it. Truth is, even those of us who are good communicators aren't nearly as good as we …

Public Speaking

Starbucks CEO Endorses Hillary Clinton (SBUX) | Investopedia

In a breakfast interview with CNN Money this morning, Starbucks Corp (SBUX) CEO Howard Schultz endorsed Hillary Clinton for president.<p>The …

Forget Your Ps; Mind the Four Ms of Marketing

Fifty-six years ago, E. Jerome McCarthy conceived the 4Ps of marketing: Product, price, place and promotion.<p>Today, product is still the starting …

Marketing

How to get into EVE Online, gaming's most savage and rewarding MMO

EVE is big, complex, and scary, but the right attitude can conquer it.<p>EVE Online is the most difficult MMO you could ever attempt to play—and I'm not …

Where Is The Best Place To Learn How To Become A Successful Entrepreneur?

What do Meg Whitman (former CEO of eBay), James McNerny (former CEO 3M and Boeing), Scott Cook (founder Intuit), Jeff Immelt (CEO of GE), Steve Case (cofounder of AOL), and Steve Ballmer (former CEO of Microsoft) all have in common? Besides transforming entrepreneurial enterprises into some of the …

Entrepreneurship

Major Brands Are Betting Big on Podcasts, and It Seems to Be Paying Off

Are branded podcasts the new branded blogs?<p>Ten years ago, marketers rushed to create blogs in hopes the emerging medium would offer a new, more …

Marketing

Maybe We Should Just Rent Our Gadgets

A startup called Grover attempts a hardware-for-rent model as ownership starts to feel meaningless.<p>By now, consumers of modern electronics should realize that they don’t entirely own the hardware they buy.<p>In an age of persistent, automatic software updates, only the newest devices are guaranteed to …

IPad Pro

The Fire This Time: Anthology Features a New Generation of Authors Speaking Out on Race

In 2011 Jesmyn Ward won the National Book Award for her novel <i>Salvage the Bones</i><i>,</i> an exploration of one black family’s experience during the 12 days …

Books

Why every Londoner should play Dungeons Dragons

<i>A fantasy world without creative limits is the perfect antidote to London’s relentless cynicism</i><p>In a kitchen in Mile End I watched one friend pick up …

The Git solution for professional teams

Distributed version control system that makes it easy for you to collaborate with your team. The only collaborative Git solution that massively …

Protect Your Relationships By Communicating Effectively

<i>This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to refine and reach their goals by providing research-based content to help improve thinking, feeling, and behavior patterns.</i><p>________<p>In my early twenties, I said goodbye to my family in …

Psychology

Ethan Gilsdorf's "Why 'Dungeons & Dragons' Is Good for You (In Real Life)"

Reading Time: 2 minutes<p>If you play <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i>, you probably know what it is about the game that draws you in. It could be the combat or the …

One Easy and Cost-Effective Way to Get Inside Your Customers' Heads

<i>This post originally published on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>If you’re putting together a marketing plan for your business and you need market research, …

Small Business